Cristián J. Monaco

Cristián J. Monaco

Unité Ressources Marines en Polynésie (PDG-RBE-RMPF)

Employer : Ifremer

Site : Tahiti

Postal address : Centre Océanologique du Pacifique - Vairao - BP 49 - 98179 Taravao - Tahiti - Polynésie Française


ORCID orcid icon : 0000-0003-4057-5290



Monaco Cristian, Sangare Nathanael, Le Moullac Gilles, Basset Caline, Belliard Corinne, Mizuno Keiichi, Smith Diane L., Lo-Yat Alain (2021). Dynamic Energy Budget model suggests feeding constraints and physiological stress in black-lip pearl oysters, 5 years post mass-mortality event . Marine Pollution Bulletin , 167, 112329 (9p.) .
Barker Cassandra, Monaco Cristian, McQuaid Christopher D. (2021). Exposure to fluctuating temperature increases thermal sensitivity in two lineages of the intertidal mussel Perna perna . Marine Ecology Progress Series , 668, 85-95 .
Monaco Cristian, Booth David J, Figuera Will F, Gillanders Bronwyn M., Schoeman David S., Bradshaw Corey J.A., Nagelkerken Ivan (2021). Natural and anthropogenic climate variability shape assemblages of range‐extending coral‐reef fishes . Journal Of Biogeography , 48(5), 1063-1075 .
Monaco Cristian, Nagelkerken Ivan, Booth David J., Figueira Will F., Gillanders Bronwyn M., Schoeman David S., Bradshaw Corey J.A. (2021). Opposing life stage‐specific effects of ocean warming at source and sink populations of range‐shifting coral‐reef fishes . Journal Of Animal Ecology , 90(3), 615-627 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Ndhlovu Aldwin, McQuaid Christopher D., Monaco Cristian (2021). Ectoparasites reduce scope for growth in a rocky-shore mussel (Perna perna) by raising maintenance costs . Science Of The Total Environment , 753, 142020 (8p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Monaco Cristian, Ky Chin-Long (2020). Innovation scientifique et technologique pour la relance potentielle d’une filière ostréicole (Saccostrea sp.) en Polynésie française. Acronyme : OstreaPOL . Rapport initial n°3764/VP/DRM du 09/10/2020 .
Monaco Cristian, Bradshaw Corey J.A., Booth David J., Gillanders Bronwyn M., Schoeman David S., Nagelkerken Ivan (2020). Dietary generalism accelerates arrival and persistence of coral‐reef fishes in their novel ranges under climate change . Global Change Biology , 26(10), 5564-5573 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Cuthbert Ross N., Dalu Tatenda, Wasserman Ryan J., Monaco Cristian, Callaghan Amanda, Weyl Olaf L. F., Dick Jaimie T. A. (2020). Assessing multiple predator, diurnal and search area effects on predatory impacts by ephemeral wetland specialist copepods . Aquatic Ecology , 54(1), 181-191 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Monaco Cristian, McQuaid Christopher D. (2019). Climate warming reduces the reproductive advantage of a globally invasive intertidal mussel . Biological Invasions , 21(7), 2503-2516 .
Ndhlovu Aldwin, McQuaid Christopher D., Nicastro Katy, Marquet Nathalie, Gektidis Marcos, Monaco Cristian, Zardi Gerardo (2019). Biogeographical Patterns of Endolithic Infestation in an Invasive and an Indigenous Intertidal Marine Ecosystem Engineer . Diversity-basel , 11(5), 75 (13p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Monaco Cristian, Porporato Erika M. D., Lathlean Justin A., Tagliarolo Morgana, Sara Gianluca, McQuaid Christopher D. (2019). Predicting the performance of cosmopolitan species: dynamic energy budget model skill drops across large spatial scales . Marine Biology , 166(2), 14 (13p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Monaco Cristian, McQuaid Christopher D. (2018). Applicability of Dynamic Energy Budget (DEB) models across steep environmental gradients . Scientific Reports , 8, 16384 (14p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Monaco Cristian, McQuaid Christopher D., Marshall David J. (2017). Decoupling of behavioural and physiological thermal performance curves in ectothermic animals: a critical adaptive trait . Oecologia , 185(4), 583-593 .
Daigle Rémi M., Monaco Cristian, Elgin Ashley K. (2017). An adaptable toolkit to assess commercial fishery costs and benefits related to marine protected area network design . F1000Research , 4, 1234 (21p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Monaco Cristian, Wethey David S., Helmuth Brian (2016). Thermal sensitivity and the role of behavior in driving an intertidal predator-prey interaction . Ecological Monographs , 86(4), 429-447 .
Helmuth Brian, Choi Francis, Matzelle Allison, Torossian Jessica L., Morello Scott L., Mislan K. A. S., Yamane Lauren, Strickland Denise, Szathmary P. Lauren, Gilman Sarah E., Tockstein Alyson, Hilbish Thomas J., Burrows Michael T., Power Anne Marie, Gosling Elizabeth, Mieszkowska Nova, Harley Christopher D. G., Nishizaki Michael, Carrington Emily, Menge Bruce, Petes Laura, Foley Melissa M., Johnson Angela, Poole Megan, Noble Mae M., Richmond Erin L., Robart Matt, Robinson Jonathan, Sapp Jerod, Sones Jackie, Broitman Bernardo R., Denny Mark W., Mach Katharine J., Miller Luke P., O'Donnell Michael, Ross Philip, Hofmann Gretchen E., Zippay Mackenzie, Blanchette Carol, Macfarlan J. A., Carpizo-Ituarte Eugenio, Ruttenberg Benjamin, Pena Mejia Carlos E., McQuaid Christopher D., Lathlean Justin, Monaco Cristian, Nicastro Katy R., Zardi Gerardo (2016). Long-term, high frequency in situ measurements of intertidal mussel bed temperatures using biomimetic sensors . Scientific Data , 3, 160087 (11p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Toscano Benjamin J., Gownaris Natasha J., Heerhartz Sarah M., Monaco Cristian (2016). Personality, foraging behavior and specialization: integrating behavioral and food web ecology at the individual level . Oecologia , 182(1), 55-69 .


Monaco Cristian, Wethey David S., Gulledge Shadow, Helmuth Brian (2015). Shore-level size gradients and thermal refuge use in the predatory sea star Pisaster ochraceus: the role of environmental stressors . Marine Ecology Progress Series , 539, 191-205 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :
Toscano Benjamin J., Monaco Cristian (2015). Testing for relationships between individual crab behavior and metabolic rate across ecological contexts . Behavioral Ecology And Sociobiology , 69(8), 1343-1351 .


Monaco Cristian (2014). Thermal Ecology and Physiology of an Intertidal Predator-Prey System: Pisaster Ochraceus and Mytilus Californianus . PhD Thesis , University of South Carolina - Columbia .
Monaco Cristian, Wethey David S., Helmuth Brian (2014). A Dynamic Energy Budget (DEB) Model for the Keystone Predator Pisaster ochraceus . Plos One , 9(8), e104658 (19p.) . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :


Burnett Nicholas P., Seabra Rui, de Pirro Maurizio, Wethey David S., Woodin Sarah A., Helmuth Brian, Zippay Mackenzie L., Sara Gianluca, Monaco Cristian, Lima Fernando P. (2013). An improved noninvasive method for measuring heartbeat of intertidal animals . Limnology And Oceanography-methods , 11, 91-100 .


Fly Elizabeth K., Monaco Cristian, Pincebourde Sylvain, Tullis Alexa (2012). The influence of intertidal location and temperature on the metabolic cost of emersion in Pisaster ochraceus . Journal Of Experimental Marine Biology And Ecology , 422, 20-28 .


Monaco Cristian, Helmuth Brian (2011). Tipping Points, Thresholds and the Keystone Role of Physiology in Marine Climate Change Research . Advances In Marine Biology, Vol 60 , 60(Chap.3), 123-160 .


Gaymer Carlos F., Palma Alvaro T., Alonso Vega J. M., Monaco Cristian, Henriquez Luis A. (2010). Effects of La Nina on recruitment and abundance of juveniles and adults of benthic community-structuring species in northern Chile . Marine And Freshwater Research , 61(10), 1185-1196 .
Monaco Cristian, Brokordt Katherina B., Gaymer Carlos F. (2010). Latitudinal thermal gradient effect on the cost of living of the intertidal porcelain crab Petrolisthes granulosus . Aquatic Biology , 9(1), 23-33 . Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :